Ryan Cook


ANAHEIM – With the closer-by-committee approach paying dividends, it stands to reason Oakland A’s reliever Jim Johnson won’t return to the closer’s role anytime soon even as he shows signs of impr


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OAKLAND – A.J. Griffin is logging lots of hours at the ballpark, just not in the fashion he would prefer.


OAKLAND – Outfielder Craig Gentry and reliever Ryan Cook are eligible to come off the disabled list for the Oakland A’s on Saturday, but neither player likely will do that just yet.